KS2 Phase Leader - Blackpool Gateway Academy

Academy: Blackpool Gateway Academy
Contract: Permanent
Salary: Teacher’s Main Pay Scale plus TLR 2b
Closing date for applications: 23 May 2022, 9.00am

Blackpool Gateway Academy

KS2 Phase Leader

Salary:            Teacher Main Pay Scale (£25,714 - £36,961) plus TLR 2b

Contract:        Full time

Start Date:      30th August  2022

Who are we?

All at Blackpool Gateway Academy are in pursuit of educational excellence. We endeavour to work together with parents, governors and the local community to provide high quality care and education through continuous improvement. We encourage all children to enjoy learning, develop their best potential and show mutual respect for one another. We promote independence and hope that all our pupils become ‘life-long learners’.

Blackpool Gateway Academy is in Bloomfield Ward, close to Blackpool Football Club, adjacent to Seasider’s Way.  It is a two form entry school currently with 350 pupils (2 classes in each year group up to Year 6) catering for pupils from 3-11 years through our nursery provision.


The school is a 21st century learning environment with the latest IT in all classrooms. It has a dedicated foundation stage with outdoor learning. We are committed to an ethos and culture of nurture for all pupils and staff and in March this year attained Nurture UK accreditation which we are very proud of. In September 2016 the school joined Fylde Coast Academy Trust and embraces the Trust’s core values of Pride, Resilience, Integrity, Excellence, Respect and Ambition; sharing best practice between schools.


The Candidate

We are looking for candidates whose dynamism, confidence, commitment, energy, professional expertise and experience that qualifies them to take on this exciting and challenging role.

The Role

What can we offer you?

A challenging, ambitious and supportive place to work.

Annual appraisal, access to comprehensive CPD and career development opportunities.

How to Apply

Please complete an online application form on the FCAT website (www.fcat.org.uk). 

For any information regarding the position or the school please contact



 Pamela Parr, Business Support Manager on 01253 402936 (p.parr@gateway.fcat.org.uk)


Closing time and date for applications is Monday 23rd May 2022 at 9.00am

Shortlisting to take place on: Monday 23rd May 2022

Assessment and Interview Day to be held on: Wednesday 25th May 2022


The Fylde Coast Academy Trust is committed to equality of opportunity for all. Fylde Coast Academy Trust is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners, staff and visitors.  All staff will be carefully selected using recruitment and selection procedures designed to emphasise our commitment to safeguarding. All posts, including volunteers, are subject to enhanced DBS clearance.



Interview Date: 25 May 2022


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